VIP

noun \ ˌvē-ˌī-ˈpē \

Definition of VIP

plural VIPs play \ˌvē-ˌī-ˈpēz\
:a person of great influence or prestige; especially :a high official with special privileges

Examples of vip in a Sentence

  1. I was treated like a VIP at the reception.

  2. the VIPs insisted on being seated in the restaurant's private dining room

Origin and Etymology of vip

very important person


VIP Defined for English Language Learners

VIP

noun

Definition of VIP for English Language Learners

  • : a person who is very important or famous


Medical Dictionary

VIP

abbreviation

medical Definition of VIP

vasoactive intestinal peptide; vasoactive intestinal polypeptide
  • Although hypokalemia and acidosis are classically associated with secretion of vasoactive intestinal polypeptide (VIP) by a neuroendocrine tumor, electrolyte abnormalities occur in other forms of chronic diarrhea.
  • —Roger Kapoor et al.The New England Journal of Medicine5 Feb. 2009


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